Problem: Select the correct hybridization for the central atom based on the electron geometry OF2.

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Total valence e- = 6 + 2(7) = 20 e-


O prefers 2 bonds

F prefer 1 bond


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Select the correct hybridization for the central atom based on the electron geometry OF2.

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